Minnesota Combined Training Calendar

Course: WCT (State): Work Capacity Test

Dates: March 19, 2014

Location: USFW Office 49663 County Road 17 Windom, MN 56101

Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Course Description: Fitness Requirement:

Arduous: Pack Test

  • 3 mile hike over flat terrain
  • 45 minute time limit
  • 45 pound pack

    Moderate: Field Test

  • 2 mile hike over flat terrain
  • 30 minute time limit
  • 25 pound pack

    Light: Walk Test

  • 1 mile hike over flat terrain
  • 16 minute time limit
  • no pack

    Target Audience:

    Course Prerequisites: Personnel taking the work capacity test should only take the test necessary for the position they are performing.

    Course Pre-work: Work Capacity Test Applicants will need to send the Minnesota Work Capacity Test nomination form to the course administrator listed below. Work Capacity Text Packet/Nomination

    Class Size:

    Tuition: none

    Nominations Due: 2014-02-18

    Remarks: MNDNR Personnel wishing to take this WCT need to send there Minnesota Work Capacity Test Nomination Form to Tom Romaine by Febuary 18th, 2014 1630 hours.

    Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
    Tom Romaine
    MN DNR Forestry
    P.O. Box 607
    New Ulm MN, 56073-0607
    507.359.6048 (Office)
    507.766.1040 (Cell)
    507.359.6056 (Fax)
    tom.romaine@state.mn.us